Applicants are invited to apply for the post of Associate Professor in Runology and Older Scandinavian language is providing by the University of Oslo.
- PhD or equivalent academic qualifications within runologyDocumented interest in and ability to teach and carry out research on runology and older Scandinavian language history.
- Documented pedagogical skills (either a teaching course certificate or based on teaching experience),
- The Documented potential for project acquisition
- Fluent oral and written communication skills in English and Norwegian or another Scandinavian language (see Formal regulations)
- Personal suitability and motivation for the position
- The following qualifications will count in the assessment of the applicants:
- Academic qualifications and academic production in runology and the older history of the Scandinavian languages, with emphasis on works published within the last 5 years. Originality and innovative thinking will be weighted more heavily than quantity.
- International peer-reviewed publications
- Experience with research projects
- Potential to contribute to the long-term development of the academic and research environment at the Department
- Pedagogical qualifications, documented results from teaching and supervision, and disposition to inspire students
- Interest and ability in leadership and administration
- Ability to create and contribute to a positive environment for collaboration
- Experience with and ability to build international networks
- Skills within popular dissemination, public outreach and innovation
- In the evaluation of the qualified candidates, the full range of these criteria will be explicitly addressed and assessed.
How to apply
The application must include:
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- The application letter (statement of motivation, summarizing scientific work and research interest)
- Curriculum Vitae (list of education, positions, pedagogical experience, administrative experience, project acquisition and coordination experience, and other relevant qualifications)
- Complete list of published and unpublished works
- 2-3 descriptions of suggested topics for master’s theses, of which at least one must be practice-related
- Description of one or more research projects which may be relevant for the Department
Application deadline: November 4, 2019